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United...We Stand

On June 16, 1858 more than 1,000 delegates met in the Springfield, Illinois, statehouse for the Republican State Convention.  At 5:00 p.m. they chose Abraham Lincoln as their candidate for the U.S. 478 more words

Queen Esther's Example: Putting On Our Royal Apparel

There is much we can learn from the Bible account of Queen Esther. An amazing, unique woman, Esther portrayed courage and dignity that was exceptional, all while serving her people at a very critical moment in history. 2,852 more words

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The Book of Esther – Movie Review

Persia 482 B.C. – Hadassah is talking with her uncle, Mordecai. He had a strange dream. He describes it to her. “Behold, there were earthquakes upon the earth, and in time, two great dragons came forth, ready to fight against one another. 1,392 more words

J.A. Ireland-- Author

24 Book Challenge: The First Book in a Series

The following is a book review by The Ameri Brit Mom. This is book #6 from The Ameri Brit Mom 24 Book Challenge in 2016… 823 more words

Danger and Opportunity in the Esther Narrative

I talk about research and why I switched from the 3rd to the 1st person: “It’s nice to leave a character a lot of room for growth at the beginning of a novel, but not if she ends up turning off readers.” 11 more words

A Girls Role Model

Like every other girl in America, I grew up on Disney Princess movies and I often dreamed of being a princess too or I dreamed of finding love in a similar way they did. 397 more words

Beautiful Mess

Tazreeyah - Conceive

This week we read the Portion Tazreeyah and a special reading called Hachodesh (the New Month – referring to the command given to sanctify the New Month which was the month of Nissan, the month the Jews would leave Egypt. 358 more words

Secrets From Mt. Sinai